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Property Mean dry mass (male)
Organism Fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster
Range 0.219-0.304
Units mg
Reference Worthen, W.B., Latitudinal Variation in Developmental Time and Mass in Drosophila melanogaster. 1996. Evolution. 50(6) link p. 2327<IMG SRC="/WF_SQL_XSRF.html"><IMG SRC="/WF_SQL_XSRF.html">
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Comments The variation in the mass of Drosophila is primarily due to temperature. See BNID 110030<IMG SRC="/WF_SQL_XSRF.html"><IMG SRC="/WF_SQL_XSRF.html">
Entered By Phil Mongiovi
Date Added Nov 14, 2008 12:16 AM
Date Edited Jan 15, 2014 3:28 PM
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